The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Legal in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Legal over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Legal
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 46
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Legal 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.46% - 0.28%
As % of the General category 5.08% - 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £346 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £9.88 £15.00
% change year-on-year +62.02% -34.16%  

Legal is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 59 37 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 28.78% 16.82% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 66
Median daily rate £325 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Median hourly rate £13.80 £24.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.67% +1.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £16.10 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.90 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Legal
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Legal as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Legal in Southampton

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Legal in Southampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Legal in Southampton

Legal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Legal in Southampton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Legal in Southampton

Legal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Legal in Southampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Legal in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Legal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Legal.

1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
1 2 (66.67%) GDPR
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Legal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
1 2 (66.67%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (66.67%) GDPR
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft